The Aphasia Corner

Get the latest news, updates, and tricks from the Lingraphica team. Our clinical, reimbursement, and marketing teams will bring you the most up-to-date information about aphasia, speech therapy, stroke rehabilitation, and communication disorders. Check back often for new content!

SmallTalk App Spotlight: Dysphagia

This is a series of blogs that will feature our free SmallTalk apps available for the iPad®, iPhone®, and iPod touch® on the App Store®.

3 Tips to Navigating the Holidays with Aphasia

The holidays are a time to gather with loved ones and celebrate everything the season has to offer. However, for someone with aphasia or other communication disorders, it can also be a stressful time. Watch the video below for three tips for caregivers to consider to help your loved ones have an enjoyable holiday season. If you want more great tips for helping your loved one with aphasia navigate the holiday season, download the tips sheet at the end of the video.

SmallTalk App Spotlight: Conversational Phrases

This is a series of blogs that will feature our free SmallTalk apps available for the iPad®, iPhone®, and iPod touch® on the App Store®.

SmallTalk App Spotlight: Oral Motor Exercises

This is the first in a series of blogs that will feature our free SmallTalk apps available for the iPad®, iPhone® and iPod touch® on the App Store®. At Lingraphica, we understand that a communication device may not be a good fit for everyone. This is why we offer a number of products, services and apps – for free! We want to be a resource for anyone working hard to improve a speech or cognitive impairment.

Let's Celebrate National Caregiver Awareness Month

November is National Caregiver Awareness month. In honor of caregivers everywhere, Lingraphica would like to recognize and celebrate everything you do. We see your dedication, time and energy spent, and your love for those you care for and help on a regular basis and we believe that deserves the highest recognition.

November 10, 2016

Speech Therapy, Blog

By Lingraphica

Check Out the Latest Updates to TalkPath Therapy

TalkPath Therapy just got even easier to use!

We recently made new enhancements to TalkPath Therapy based on feedback we received from our users. If you don't already have a TalkPath Therapy account, it is free and easy to set up. Follow the instructions in the video below and you can start practicing your speech therapy today!

Now, click the play button below to view the updates.  

October 11, 2016

Speech Therapy, Blog

By Lingraphica

Questions You Should Ask During Your First Speech Therapy Appointment

If you are having trouble speaking, reading, writing, or comprehending, speech therapy will likely be prescribed by your physician. The process to find and secure a speech-language pathologist (SLP), also known as a speech therapist, can be overwhelming. From the time your doctor recommends speech therapy to your first session, you may have questions. You may be wondering, “What is speech therapy for adults like?” and “What should I expect during the first session?” Below we've answered many of common questions to help you navigate your first speech therapy appointment. 

8 Free Self-Help Speech Therapy Apps

Individuals with speech, language or cognitive deficits can greatly benefit from the massive amount of speech therapy apps on the market. Apps can provide a context for communication, a shared context, and scaffolding to facilitate the achievement of therapy goals. Plus, research shows that additional practice outside of speech therapy has been shown to help individuals make advancements and improve their speech skills. 

11,500 Speech Language and Cognitive Exercises Are Free on TalkPath Therapy!

TalkPath Therapy offers more than 11,500 speech language and cognitive exercises…for free! This means that the platform addresses your clients’ language and cognitive needs. Here’s what you can expect from TalkPath Therapy! 

February 23, 2016

Speech Therapy, Blog

By Kevin Self

Secret Sauce to Telepractice: The Role of An E-Helper

Telepractice is an effective and affordable alternative to traditional speech therapy. With Lingraphica's TalkPath Live our certified speech-language pathologists (SLPs) use a computer, a webcam, and video software to conduct remote speech therapy sessions with clients.